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February, 2014

  • 6 February

    Jean B. Brooks

    Jean B. Brooks, age 68, of Cove, Arkansas, passed away Sunday, January 26, 2014 in in Mena. She was born May 3, 1945 in Carlsbad New Mexico to the late Milton F. Birchell and the late Peggy Justice Birchell. She was happily married to Boyd Douglas “Doug” Brooks for many years and was of the Baptist faith. Jean was a medical coder in ...

  • 6 February

    Timothy Paul Copelin

    Timothy Paul Copelin, age 37, of Mena, Arkansas, passed away Wednesday, February 5, 2014 in Mena. He was born November 24, 1976 in Magnolia, Arkansas to Stephen Paul Copelin and to Carolyn Holland Copelin. Tim’s passion was cars, he was an auto dealer and loved to race! He also enjoyed the outdoors, and was an avid fisherman. He was a member of the ...

January, 2014

  • 31 January

    Revena Mae Pollard

    Revena Mae Pollard, age 69, of Cove, Arkansas, passed away Thursday, January 30, 2014 at her home. She was born April 1, 1944 in Glover, Oklahoma to the late Light Hunkapillar and to the late Dollie Swafford Hunkapillar. She was married to Dale “Bud” Pollard until his passing. She was a school teacher for many years in the Hatfield Public School System. ...

  • 28 January

    Bobby Gene Sanders, Jr.

    Mr. Bobby Gene Sanders, Jr., age 69, of Mena, Arkansas, passed away Sunday, January 26, 2014 in Mena. He was born March 2, 1944 to Bobby Gene Sanders, Sr. and to the late Betty Bell Sanders in Ft. Smith, Arkansas. He was happily married to Vicki McEntire. Bobby attended Phillips University where he earned a degree in accounting. He also held a Juris ...

  • 28 January

    Micheal “Mickey” Dale Laing

    Micheal “Mickey” Dale Laing, age 65 of Mena passed away Sunday January 26, 2014 at his home. He was born April 16, 1948 in Jonesville, Louisiana to the late Malcolm Laing and the late Irene Pittman Laing.  Mickey was happily married to Theresa “Terri” Pavlicek Laing for 43 wonderful years.  He served his country in the United States Army as ...

  • 27 January

    Kennith Dale Rose

    Kennith Dale Rose, age 82, of Mena, Arkansas, passed away Sunday, January 26, 2014 in Hot Springs. He was born August 20, 1931 to Robert Rose and Elsie Sullivan Rose in the Baker Community in Polk County, Arkansas. He was retired from Weyerhaeuser Company after over 42 years and was a veteran of the United States Army, serving in the Korean ...

  • 27 January

    Brenda Janice Newbolt Leake

    (December 1, 1952 – January 20, 2014) Brenda Janice Newbolt Leake, 61, Mannford, Oklahoma, died suddenly at home in Mannford, OK, on Monday, January 20, 2014. Brenda was born in Mena, Arkansas, on December 1, 1952, to W.J. Newbolt and Alida (Wimberly) Newbolt.  She graduated from Mena High School in 1971.  She was employed at Louise Durham Elementary School as ...

  • 27 January

    Patricia A. Roberts

    Patricia A. Roberts, age 61, of Mena, passed away Saturday, January 24, 2014 in Hot Springs, Arkansas. She was born September 17, 1952 in Mena, Arkansas to the late Lee Boehler and the late Naida Marie Bell Boehler.  Pat was a housekeeper by profession and a member of the First Assembly of God church in Mena. She loved her family ...

  • 23 January

    Lloyd Alan Garrett

    Lloyd Alan Garrett, 78 of Mena, Arkansas passed way January 21, 2014 in Mena. He was born November 26, 1935 in Pittsburg, Texas to the late Homer Lee Garrett and the late Florine Hornbuckle Garrett. He was an airline mechanic for Braniff-Dalfort Airlines until his retirement and was a veteran of the United States Armed Forces serving his country in ...

  • 20 January

    Gisela Floter Mueller

    Gisela Floter Mueller, age 73, of Cove, went to be with the Lord, Saturday, January 18, 2014 at her home. She was born June 24, 1940 in Dillenburg DillKreis, Germany to the late Friedrich and Erna Floter. Gisela was married for thirty-one years to Norman Mueller and was a loving and devoted wife and mother. She was loved by everyone who ...